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Emerging Ireland defeats West Indies Academy

June 12, 2024

Leonardo Julien slammed a half-century but it was in a losing effort as West Indies Academy lost to hosts Emerging Ireland in the 1st one-day match at Woodvale Road, Eglinton.

Sent into bat West Indies posted 224 all out in 43.1.

Julien top-scored with 82 off 61, inclusive of nine 4’s and four 6’s.

In reply, Morgan Topping made a responsible unbeaten 66 and Scott Macbeth 42 as Emerging Ireland ended on 227 for 4 in 46.5.

Joshua James took two for 59 and Johann Layne two for 36 in a losing effort.

The 2nd of the three one-day matches is set for today at 5:45 a.m. Barbados time.

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